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Visiting Staff Exchange

ANSTI awards several fellowships to senior Academic staff members of member institutions who wish undertake teaching and/or research in another African University. The objective of the fellowship is to mutually strengthen the human resources of the members of ANSTI by pooling together their staff for training and research purposes.

ANSTI does not take responsibility for the identification of host institutions for the applicants.

Benefits
There are 2 categories of staff exchange fellowships:

1. Research Staff Exchange Fellowship
The grantee will undertake research. The host institution must offer office space, free use of laboratory and other research facilities. ANSTI award will cover the cost of a return air ticket and stipend to cover living expenses.

2. Teaching Staff Exchange Fellowship
The grantee will undertake teaching at an ANSTI member institution. The host institution must offer accommodation and/or allowances. The ANSTI grant will cover a return air ticket and an honorarium.

Conditions of Award
Eligiable candidates must fulfill the following conditions:
Applicant must have a letter of invitation from an African institution he/she intends to visit. The letter of invitation must indicate: activitites to be undertaken during the visit, local hospitality offered by the host institution.
For research visit, the host institution must offer space, free use of laboratory and other research facilities.
For teaching visit, the host institution must offer accommodation and/or allowances.

Method of Application
The ANSTI Secretariat shall soon be announcing the next dates when the 2014 applications are open